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AceWhiplash

  • joined May 24, 2010
  • last login Aug 22, 2014
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Sutter to FLA for Brandon Pirri and Jimmy Hayes, then sign Kevin Hayes

Pens get 75% of Sutter's worth at 1/3 of the price in Brandon Pirri, and with Jimmy Hayes they get a possible bust but also possible Power Forward, who can also be leveraged for the Pens to sign...

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Letang for O'Reilly. Discuss

Letang is an amazingly talented X factor who needs a head coach who can lay the smackdown on him. Bylsma wasn't that guy, I doubt Mike Johnston will be that guy, but Patrick Roy would be. In...

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Trimming Around the Edges: A Path to More Grit and Character for the New GM.

The Pens "core" is set in cement, so to speak. Malkin and Crosby aren’t going anywhere, Letang and Scuderi and Dupuis are currently untradeable, and Martin and Neal provide sufficient value as puck...

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A Limited Defense of Dan Bylsma

Dan Bylsma may have lucked into a Stanley Cup caliber team, but he capitalized on that luck by bringing a positive, uptempo atmosphere (and system) that enabled this team to achieve their goal....

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Kris Crisis

Kris Letang polished off a Norris Trophy nominated season in 2012-13 with an atrocious playoff that left many fans concerned, but not the Pens coaching staff or front office, who rewarded Letang...

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Gettin CapGeeky With It: Pens Roster 2014-15

The Pens face some hard choices next season. Using Capgeek's Armchair GM and assuming a $68mil salary cap (Canadian $71m), here is the Pens lineup, having not resigned Sutter or Niskanen, resigning...

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Ryan Kesler Is Not Walking Through That Door

Why is Rob Rossi still writing about Ryan Kesler? He can’t help the Penguins this season, probably ever. Maybe it’s because all this talk about Ryan Kesler and bringing back the "Three Center...

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Pens are too soft. Period.

I don't know what you saw last year against the Bruins, but I saw a team that gave up after Game 2. Sure they tried harder in 3 and 4, but they knew they were done. The Bruins were a concrete...

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Simplification

Talented teams don't always make great teams. Talented teams with chemistry do make great teams. While the Penguins seem to have good chemistry, they have a structural problem that makes their...

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The Pens 24/7 Offseason Decisions

24/7 highlighted the quality of the Penguins organization, their thorough, metric-based approach to player evaluations, and lowlighted the Caps as a multi-national asylum of players led by a fat...

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